EGSC-Statesboro professors publish book on Georgia politics

Posted by | July 17, 2017 8:32 am

East Georgia State College professors Dr. Tom Caiazzo and Daniel Mancill recently published their new book, Georgia Politics Today. The book’s foreward was written by Georgia State Senator Jack Hill. The book also features a chapter on higher education in Georgia written by EGSC’s President, Dr. Bob Boehmer.

“This book will serve as both a stand-alone text for state and local politics, as well as an online supplement for American … Read More


LongShot Art Gallery show TONIGHT!

Posted by | July 15, 2017 12:49 pm

Today, beginning at 6 p.m., the LongShot Art Gallery in Stillmore will be home to the photography of Juan Pablo Cardona. The black and white photography is a combination of two collections by Cardona, Circa, showing visceral behind-the-scenes stills of circus life in Mexico, and Cuaderno de Viajes India, a photographic journey through the streets of India through Cardona’s lens.

The LongShot Art Gallery is located in Stillmore at Read More


LongShot Art Gallery show tomorrow!

Posted by | July 14, 2017 12:48 pm

On Saturday, July 15, 2017, beginning at 6 p.m., the LongShot Art Gallery in Stillmore will be home to the photography of Juan Pablo Cardona. The black and white photography is a combination of two collections by Cardona, Circa, showing visceral behind-the-scenes stills of circus life in Mexico, and Cuaderno de Viajes India, a photographic journey through the streets of India through Cardona’s lens.

The LongShot Art Gallery is Read More


EGSC partners with Emanuel Medical to provide internships

Posted by | July 12, 2017 4:08 pm

East Georgia State College recently joined forces with Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro to offer internship opportunities to students enrolled in EGSC’s Biology degree program. The goal of this partnership is to provide high-quality internship learning experiences for college students in EGSC’s department of biology, while at the same time enhancing the resources available to EMC for its patients. Interim Chair of Biology Dr. David Chevalier said of the partnership, … Read More


“To give you a future and a hope”

Posted by | July 12, 2017 3:46 pm

   On Friday, May 5, Dianne Lawson, accompanied by husband Al Lawson, traveled to Augusta to attend the 2017 Golden Apple Award Gala. This event was hosted at Augusta University’s Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre by local businesses of Augusta. Guests were delighted by a musical orchestra upon arriving at the black-tie event. Recipients and guests treated themselves to a buffet that consisted of a wide variety of heavy hors d’oeuvres and … Read More


Twin City all-stars heading to state

Posted by | July 12, 2017 3:31 pm

Wish the Twin City Recreation Department’s 12-and-under (12U) all-star team luck! They’ll be heading to Effingham County Wednesday, July 12, for their first game in the state tournament.
Heading into the tournament, the team has a few impressive feats under their belt already. They played in the Statesboro Firecracker Classic on May 31, won the championship, and brought home some hardware. They also played two tournaments in Lyons, one being … Read More


BOE meeting rescheduled

Posted by | July 12, 2017 3:24 pm

The Emanuel County Board of Education will hold its monthly business meeting on July 17. Regularly scheduled for July 10, the change was announced Monday morning. The meeting will still commence at 7 p.m. at the Central Office.


Jail List 7-12-2017

Posted by | July 12, 2017 3:21 pm

Briana Raquelle Smith, 20, 5649 N. Silverton St. Jackson, S.C.; entered 7/5/2017; Failure to maintain lane, alcohol beverage under age/consump/pur/furn/sell, Open container, GCSA Marujuana/poss less than oz//misd/D.U.I Drugs less safe refusal, Improper stopping in roadway; released 7/5/2017; SPD
Gene Vancise Jackson, 42, 240 Chase Dr.. East Dublin; entered 7/5/2017; Speeding 15-29 M.P.H over, Driving while unlicensed/Expired, Hold for Laurens County; released 7/7/2017; OPPD
Robert Bernard Foster, 47, 124 Cherokee Cir., … Read More


SPD Report 7-12-2017

Posted by | July 12, 2017 3:17 pm

Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported…

June 1
Officer responded to 513 Howard St. in reference to theft by taking and forgery of a personal check.
Officer responded to 119 Tyson St. in reference to a suspicious individual who had identified herself as a census personnel.
Officer responded to 135 S. Anderson Dr. in reference to the doors of a vehicle being left open overnight. Complainant followed up … Read More


ECSO Report 7-12-2017

Posted by | July 12, 2017 3:13 pm

Deputies with the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) reported…
June 30
Deputies responded to 4238 Highway 1 South in reference to a burglary and met with the victim, who stated that three firearms had been stolen from his residence. Investigators took serial numbers for said firearms and logged them into GCIC as stolen.
Complainant stated that the offender hacked his Credit Karma account and changed his information.
Complainant stated that … Read More


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